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Edd Presnell: Dulcimer Maker: Film Facts

1973, Film: 16mm
06 minutes, Color
Description: Edd Presnell, a mountain craftsman and native of Watauga County, North Carolina, demonstrates and comments on the construction of a dulcimer.  Presnell learned his craft from his father-in-law.  Film includes a brief performance on a finished dulcimer by his wife, Nettie.
Featuring: Sady Courville
Copyright: 1973 Thomas Burton
Filmmaker(s): Thomas Burton, Jack Schrader
Produced by: Thomas G. Burton and Jack Schrader
Cinematography: Jack Schrader
Editing: Thomas G. Burton and Jack Schrader
Acknowledgements: Production Assistants: Dick Scull, Doug Alverson, Linda Leonard, Alan Calhoun
Funding: Wate TV, Knoxville, TN Tennessee Arts Commission, Appalachian Consortium, East Tennessee State University

Distribution: Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University
Box 70295 Johnson City, TN 37614
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Distributor Telephone: (423) 439-4338

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